Joseph Britton Freshwater Mussel Collection - 4 Matching Results

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Quadrula quadrula, Specimen #911

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including the left valve only. The specimen exhibits a quadrate shape; thick shell; double looped beak sculpturing; white internal coloring; brown external coloring; external sculpturing in the form of pustules. Collected in the Red River basin. The specimen measures between 60 - 100 mm in length and was assessed to be relatively-recently dead when collected.
Date: March 28, 1974
Creator: Pettit, J.
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Quadrula quadrula, Specimen #912

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including the right valve only. The specimen exhibits a quadrate shape; thick shell; double looped beak sculpturing; white internal coloring; brown external coloring; external sculpturing in the form of pustules. Collected in the Red River basin. The specimen measures between 100 - 120 mm in length and was assessed to be relatively-recently dead when collected.
Date: March 28, 1974
Creator: Pettit, J.
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Quadrula quadrula, Specimen #913

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including the left valve only. The specimen exhibits a quadrate shape; thick shell; double looped beak sculpturing; white internal coloring; brown external coloring; external sculpturing in the form of pustules. Collected in the Red River basin. The specimen measures between 100 - 120 mm in length and was assessed to be relatively-recently dead when collected.
Date: March 28, 1974
Creator: Pettit, J.
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Quadrula quadrula, Specimen #914

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including the left valve only. The specimen exhibits a quadrate shape; thick shell; double looped beak sculpturing; white internal coloring; brown external coloring; external sculpturing in the form of pustules. Collected in the Red River basin. The specimen measures between 100 - 120 mm in length and was assessed to be long dead when collected.
Date: March 28, 1974
Creator: Pettit, J.
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum